Scott Woodgate

Scott Woodgate is a senior director who leads the technical marketing team for Windows Azure at Microsoft corporate campus in Redmond. He is a 13 year veteran of Microsoft having served in a number of roles from technical product management and planning for BizTalk Server, to driving the company strategy for desktop virtualization, to driving Windows 7 Enterprise & MDOP and more recently managing marketing to all mid-market customers in the United States.  Scott enjoys leading edge technology and in he enjoys the entrepreneurship associated with driving new businesses.  Scott holds five university degrees and he is a huge fan of his native country New Zealand's major sport, rugby and of course cricket.